Durham University is incredibly grateful for the gifts that it receives from its alumni and other supporters. 

Since 1 August 2010 the University has receipted single gifts and pledges to the value of almost £25.706m from almost nine thousand donors. In addition to this incredible total, the University has also claimed, or will be able to claim as pledge instalments are received, another £1.987m in Gift Aid.
Go to Your Gifts

View our Gift Acceptance Policy.

If you would like to make a donation by post, please find our paper donation form here.
The full team are currently working out of the office due to Covid-19 so there may be a delay with physical mail. Please do get in touch with us online or on the telephone for anything time-sensitive.

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My College

Donate to your college or to college-based projects.

Go to My College


Donate to one of Durham's Research Institutes

Go to Institutes


My Department

Donate to your department or to academic-based projects.

Go to My Department

Experience Durham

Experience Durham

Donate to a University sports team, theatre group or music group.

Go to Experience Durham

Gifts in Memory 

Donate a gift in memory of a loved one.

Go to in memoriam gifts

Development and Alumni Relations Office
The Palatine Centre
Stockton Road

0191 334 6305

The full team is currently working out of the office due to Covid-19. We always love to hear from you but it may take us a little longer than usual to respond - especially by mail or telephone. Thank you for bearing with us. Please do get in touch with us online for anything time-sensitive at